The ETF Book: All You Need to Know About Exchange-Traded Funds
Richard A. Ferri, CFA
July 26, 2008
Exchange-traded funds (ETFs) have been around for over a decade. Yet only recently are they gaining wide recognition among individual investors and investment advisors as a leading financial innovation. The ETF Book by veteran financial professional and author Richard Ferri, provides readers with everything they need to know to successfully navigate the growing number of ETFs available in the marketplace and to select the right funds for the right reasons.
Richard A. Ferri, CFA, is the founder and CEO of the investment firm Portfolio Solutions, LLC. An author of four previous books on low-cost investing, Ferri earned a bachelor of science degree in business administration from the University of Rhode Island and a master of science degree in finance from Walsh College. He worked at two major Wall Street firms for ten years before starting Portfolio Solutions in 1999. The company manages over $1 billion in separate accounts using ETFs and index funds. Clients include individuals, nonprofit organizations, and corporate pension plans.